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Fantastically unique and wonderful experience!!

This was one of our favorite experiences of our honeymoon in Italy. Alessandra made the whole day... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
zacharysims2010
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Dallas, Texas
Fantastic Cooking Class!

I had the extreme pleasure of taking two cooking classes with Alessandra while I was in Tuscany for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ann N
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Cooking and experiencing an Italian home, chatting and making lifetime friends ofìver a plate of pasta. Laughing and discussing the worlds problems while indulging on a freshly made dessert, Italian life, Italian kitchen, hands on, heart on.
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Via Casali 2-4, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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+39 392 589 4734
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of our favorite experiences of our honeymoon in Italy. Alessandra made the whole day an incredibly unique experience and extremely fun. We made the most delicious meal (from aperitivo to desert) and shared interesting conversation throughout. We learned a lot of cook...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the extreme pleasure of taking two cooking classes with Alessandra while I was in Tuscany for the month of June. Both were exceptional experiences. Not only did I learn many new cooking tips and recipes, it was the highlight of the trip due...More

Thank Ann N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The other reviews provide a great window into the process Alessandra follows. What is wonderful is the personal experience - the shopping and the return to her home for the meal prep and cuisine. This is different and unique from some other cooking school options....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to do a cooking class with Alessandra last week while in Cortona. It was simply wonderful. The cooking was marvelous (we have just bought our own pasta machine so we can replicate the dishes at home!) but the real highlight was...More

Thank Jessica C
Alessandra F, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the fun times we had in the class and out! Love you all. You bet we'll see again soon!

Reviewed 12 June 2018

What a fun time with Alessandra, thoroughly enjoying her exceptional expertise and marvelous outlook on life. Pls read the other reviews for an expansive description of the food, but to me it was just delightful how we talked, prepped, heated, imbibed, and had the best...More

Thank Bruce S
Alessandra F, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Bruce! Thinking you brought a book with you as you feared you would be bored, and reading this, makes me very, very happy! It was a great day indeed!

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Alessandra opened her home and heart to us (my husband, myself and another couple) as she shared her knowledge and love of cooking. It was instructive and a hell of a lot fun! We laughed, we cried, we cooked, we drank, we ate, we talked,...More

Thank Erica P
Alessandra F, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Erica! It was a great day indeed! I will love to see you again!

Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was my second visit to Alessandra’s kitchen. The class had a relaxed and personalized feel from the moment we met for cappuccino and began discussing the menu. Alessandra treats her guests like family, a most enjoyable day.

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Alessandra F, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice words, as I always say, it is easy to be nice with nice people. See you again next time!

Reviewed 13 April 2018

My family and I (6 adults, 2 toddlers) met Alessandra at a coffee place at Cortona, she was super nice (and sercastic, which was great!) after that we went shopping for . groceries, meat, cheese etc, which was so nice and unique, After that we...More

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viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much! And what beautiful pictures! It was a joy to have you over, and your family is wonderful (AND BEAUTIFUL)! Your kids are a real joy to be around! I will definitely ring you up when near you!

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Great food, great drink, great conversation! We also made a lifelong friend. We met in Cortona and discussed the upcoming day over coffee and pastries. We then proceeded to the butcher and the fresh produce stand to gather our ingredients for the day. Then the...More

Thank jimschryver
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Alessandra was warm and engaging from the moment we met her. Over coffee, she helped us set a menu and put us at ease. Shopping locally for provisions was great fun and instructive as well. Alessandra is a patient teacher and a excellent source of...More

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viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you so much! It was fun to have you around, and your kids are a delight to be around. Hope to see you another time!

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Response from Jgeron85 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Alicia K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Just on our way home now. You can talk to Alessandra at her website Tuscany unfiltered or she had a TripAdvisor listing as well. Have fun!!
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